presented by Terry Malone
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Terry Malone, PT, EdD, ATC, FAPTA
Dr. Terry Malone received his EdD and MSPT from Duke University in North Carolina and his BA from Bluffton College in Ohio. At Duke, he served as the initial Sports Physical Therapist and was the Coordinator of the Sports Medicine Clinic. He served as the initial Chairman of the Sports Specialization Council of the APTA…Read full bio
1. Anatomy, Biomechanics and Concepts
Identify key anatomical structures of the muscles comprising the rotator cuff and describe the biomechanics of these muscles.
2. Surgical Approaches and Concepts
Identify conditions wherein conservative management should be recommended for rotator cuff tears, as well as when to refer for surgery. Describe surgical techniques and their implications for rehabilitation.
3. Rehabilitation Concepts
Recommend the proper sequence of ROM exercises and select the proper strengthening exercises following rotator cuff surgery.
4. Partial Tears
Recognize the more common rotator cuff impairments seen in actual practice and the implications for rehabilitation.
5. Rehabilitation Specifics
Contrast the open and closed chain exercise sequences for the shoulder and appropriately outline their use after rotator cuff surgery.
6. Case Studies
Terry reviews real life case studies from his own clinical experience.